Michelle Stafford is a Diabetes Specialist Podiatrist specialising in diabetes and vascular wound care. She trained at Queen Margaret College, Edinburgh, where she developed her interest in diabetes and wound care, after placements in the Diabetic Foot Clinic, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. She currently leads the Diabetic Foot Clinic at Epsom Hospital. Previously she has worked as a Diabetes Specialist Podiatrist and Diabetes Podiatry Manager in East Kent. She also was seconded to the role of Diabetes Network Manager for East Kent in 2006/7, where her role was to implement the Diabetes NSF.